University of Utah

Boys' basketball: Olympus tops Woods Cross in 4A semifinal

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Salt Lake City

Report: Jazz to end partnership with Papa John's

The Utah Jazz are ending their sponsorship agreement with Papa John's Pizza after the company's founder and spokesman used a racial slur, the Salt …

Salt Lake City

Coffee’s Mysterious Benefits Mount

From lowered cancer risks to a sharper memory, more studies are showing that coffee is good for you – but why?Regular coffee drinkers have a 39 …

Biomarkers

Spiky-headed dinosaur with menacing tail ate only plants

With its head and snout covered in bony armour shaped like cones and pyramids, a spiky tank-like dinosaur unearthed in southern Utah was not just …

India News

Chairman Water Commission calls for strategies to resolve water issues

HYDERABAD, July 21 (APP):The Chairman of Supreme Court-mandated Commission on Water and Sanitation of Sindh Justice Retired Amir Hani Muslim said …

Tehran

Newly discovered armored dinosaur from Utah reveals intriguing family history

Wiersma explained that additionally, together with its close relative <i>Nodocephalosaurus</i> from New Mexico, <i>Akainacephalus</i> looks very different compared …

Dinosaurs

Newly discovered armored dinosaur from Utah reveals intriguing family history: Spikey southwestern species evolved from Asian ancestors

Spikey southwestern species evolved from Asian ancestors<p>Fossils of a new genus and species of an ankylosaurid dinosaur -- Akainacephalus johnsoni -- …

Dinosaurs

Letter: Listen to young people’s eloquent words on Trump

In these discouraging Trumpian times, I am somewhat encouraged by two recent Tribune op-eds written by a recent high school graduate and a University …

Salt Lake City

Variations of a single gene drive diverse pigeon feather patterns: The gene has unexpected links to vision defects in humans

The gene has unexpected links to vision defects in humans<p>Biologists have discovered that different versions of a single gene, called NDP (Norrie …

Biology

Watch: Moose wanders University of Utah campus

The University of Utah shared video of a moose that wandered onto the school's campus before it was tranquilized and relocated.

Wildlife

Moose relocated after visiting Utah's Marriott Library

Wildlife officers tranquilized a <b>young bull moose</b> and relocated the animal after he came down out of the mountains to visit the <b>University of Utah’s</b> …

Wildlife

Why some people get dizzy when hearing certain sounds

Researchers have discovered why certain people experience dizziness when they hear a particular sound, such as a musical tone. For patients with …

Vertigo

Moose wanders around University of Utah campus

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A moose has been released into the Utah wildness after spending several hours wandering around the University of Utah campus.<p>University library spokeswoman Heidi Brett said the moose ate shrubs and meandered around a plaza adjacent to the library early Monday morning.<p>The moose …

Wildlife

How antifreeze proteins stop ice cold

The existence of antifreeze proteins (AFPs) has been known for decades, but the mechanisms governing this unique survival technique have proven …

Protein

A Philosophy Blog

Mariam Thalos (philosophy of science), formerly Professor at the University of Utah, is now Distinguished Professor of Philosophy and the new Head of …

Philosophy

Men’s Lacrosse Joins Utah Athletics - University of Utah

As the calendar flips to July 1st and the beginning of the 2018-19 athletics season, men's lacrosse officially joins the athletic department and …

College Sports

Survey on Campus Supports for Student Veterans

More than 70 percent of college faculty and staff members do not feel that they are adequately prepared to recognize when a student veteran exhibits …

Mental Health

Toilolo switches allegiance to Warriors

All-State linebacker/safety Dylan Toilolo was all set to enroll at the University of Utah when he decided to make a Ute-turn. <b>Read More</b>

Hawaii

Ethological observations of social behavior in the operating room

Author contributions: L.K.J., B.M.J., and F.B.M.d.W. designed research; L.K.J. performed research; L.K.J., M.K.H., and F.B.M.d.W. analyzed data; and …

Wissenschaft

Another mystery at Big Ed’s: Sign was swiped from eatery near the University of Utah

Big Ed’s iconic red, white and blue sign is missing.<p>Thieves peeled the round marker off the brown brick, said Joren Peterson, who owns the building …

Salt Lake City

This University of Utah athlete once spent more than $200 a day for drugs like heroin. Now, he hopes his story will prevent youths from addiction.

<b>Spanish Fork</b> • A once-promising baseball player at the University of Utah who became addicted to heroin after an injury is now sober, and he’s …

Salt Lake City

Vision of Virtue

June 19, 2018<p>Through his imagining of a crucial point in the life of medieval visionary Hildegard von Bingen, playwright and University of Utah …

University of Utah

University of Utah removes references to anti-LGBT groups from bio of honorary degree recipient

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Salt Lake City

Minority bias exerts a powerful influence in categorizing multiracial individuals

A new study suggests that the so-called 'minority bias' exerts a powerful influence -- important since one in five Americans is expected to identify …

Research

University of Utah ranked among top 100 worldwide universities granted US utility patents

<b>SALT LAKE CITY -</b> The University of Utah is ranked 33 in a new report published on Tuesday, Top 100 Worldwide Universities Granted U.S. Utility …

List-Worthy

Kragthorpe: First impression says Utes got it right with the hiring of AD Mark Harlan

Mark Harlan’s experience includes working with college football programs that play at the iconic Rose Bowl (UCLA) and a modern NFL stadium (South …

College Sports

University of Utah names three finalists to replace controversial health sciences leader who stepped down

The University of Utah has narrowed its search for a new senior vice president of health sciences down to three:<p>• Derek Angus, chairman of the …

Salt Lake City

USF AD Mark Harlan leaving for Utah

USF Athletic Director Mark Harlan is leaving to take the same position at the University of Utah<p>Harlan took over as AD at USF in March of 2014 and …

College Sports

After 31 years as Utah’s athletic director, Chris Hill catches the bus home

Chris Hill won’t stop flashing “the U,” but he did for the last time as Utah’s history-making athletic director Friday morning outside the Huntsman …

Salt Lake City

AirMed celebrates 40 years of flying patients to the University of Utah Hospital

AirMed began in June 1978 and was the eighth medical helicopter program in the nation, according to the University of Utah. It has transported about …

Natural History